Don't Wait on Mother's Day
Don't wait to the last minute--Mother's Day is only weeks away. May 10th is the official date, for those who don't already know. This is the perfect opportunity to show your Mom your gratitude for all she has done for you. Buy her a special globe, the look on her face when she sees this beauty for the first time will be worth the price of admission alone, not to mention that this aesthetic and educational decorative flourish can be a cornerstone of the home for lifetimes to come. These Columbus globes are hand made to last for generations, and that craftsmanship pays off over time. Here's a beautiful globe we recommend that your mother is sure to love!
The Columbus Dresden 16 Inch Illuminated Desktop Globe leaves a lasting impression with its timeless, "Old World" style! The beautiful stand and half-meridian, with its minimal style and thin composition, carries the globe with a feeling of weightlessness. The Dresden showcases Columbus' brand new Imperial map. The antique style map features all sorts of nostalgic cartographical flourishes like elaborate compass roses and cartouches, along with drawings of sailboats and mythic sea monsters. Still, despite the classic flourishes of the map, it contains completely current geography. The parchment-colored continents complement the blue ocean hue and can be further inspected by the brass and wood Magnifying Glass that comes with every model in its very own case! The model's delicate design is packed to the brim with place names and political country divisions, along with cartographical details like rivers and major lakes that bisect the landmasses. Illuminate the sphere and watch as the world globe's light fills up the room with warm color and brilliant cartography. The Columbus Dresden 16 Inch Illuminated Desktop Globe is newest entry in the esteemed line, and captivates with its fresh style and antique flavor. The detailed cartography is presented gorgeously in an artistic fashion. With its sumptuous style and exquisite map, the Dresden is simply irresistible, and makes for the perfect gift to Mom!